Haycock, Alaska

Haycock is an unincorporated community and mining camp in the Nome Census Area, Alaska, United States.

Haycock, Alaska
Haycock, Alaska is located in Alaska
Haycock, Alaska
Haycock, Alaska
Coordinates: 65°12′35″N 161°09′56″W / 65.20972°N 161.16556°WCoordinates: 65°12′35″N 161°09′56″W / 65.20972°N 161.16556°W
CountryUnited States
StateAlaska
Census areaNome
Elevation
184 ft (56 m)
Time zoneUTC-9 (Alaska (AKST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-8 (AKDT)
Area code(s)907
GNIS feature ID1403253[1]

History

The community was founded in 1914 as a mining camp; it had a post office from 1916 until 1957.[1]

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920114
193071−37.7%
19408114.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[2]

Haycock first appeared on the 1920 U.S. Census as an unincorporated village. It appeared again in 1930 and 1940. It has not returned since.

Notable person

Notes

  1. ^ a b "Haycock, Alaska". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". Census.gov. Retrieved June 6, 2013.
  3. ^ 'Last Rites For Beltz Held Today,' Faorbanks Daily News Miner, November 23, 1960, pg. 1
Bill Beltz

William E. Beltz (April 27, 1912 – November 21, 1960) was an Alaskan Native politician and carpenter.

Haycock Airport

Haycock Airport (FAA LID: HAY) was a public-use airport located in Haycock, which is in the Nome Census Area of the U.S. state of Alaska. The airport was publicly owned by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.

Municipalities and communities of Nome Census Area, Alaska, United States
Cities
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